Trek to Kotagiri, Ooty [31st July - 1st Aug 2021]
Kotagiri is a hill station in
Niligiris District situated at the height of 5,890 feet. Most of the trekking
trails are unexplored in this region due to its connectivity to Nilgiri Range
which is prohibited to outsiders by forest department. The pleasant weather and
fluctuating temperatures add up to the beauty of this place. The trail starts in
the tea estates and continues down the valley on the river - path to end at
Mettupalayam - Kotagiri junction. The major attractions near Kotagiri include
the Catherine Falls, Elk Falls, Doddabetta Peak and the Rangaswami Pillar.
Catherine falls is the second highest waterfall in Nilgiri Mountains after
|Difficulty Level||Easy - Moderate|
Trekking Time :
|10 - 12 KM (total)
5 - 6 Hours depending on your pace.
|Temperature||10 - 14 Degrees C|
|Accomodation Type||Dorms seperate for Gents and Ladies.|
|Washrooms||Available at Homestay|
|Food||Veg & Non-Veg Food|
|Transport||Non A/C Tempo Traveler.|
|Distance From Bangalore||380 KM|
|Attraction||Waterfall. Tea Plantations.|
Friday: 30th July 2021
08:30 PM: Pick-up from BMC, Indiranagar
08:45 PM: Pick-up from New Shanthi Sagar Hotel, Domlur
09:00 PM: Pick up from Sapphire Toys, Richmond Road (Near Sacred Heart Church)
09:30 PM: Pick up from Silkboard (Near Renault Showroom)
Saturday: 31st July 2021
06:00 AM: Reach Campsite - Freshen-up & Breakfast
08:30 AM: Start the trek
: Packed Lunch on the way
06:00 PM: Reach back homestay. Relax. Campfire
08:30 PM: Dinner
Sunday: 1st August 2021
06:30 AM: Wake up - Freshen-up
08:30 AM: Breakfast.
09:00 AM: Travel to Catherine Falls
09:00 PM : Reach Bangalore.
Note: Drop points will be the same as pick-up points
Charges: Rs.4,100/- per participant
* Non A/C Private Coach from Bangalore to Bangalore
* 2 Breakfast
* 1 Lunch
* 1 Dinner
* Instuructor from BMC
* Anything not mentioned above.
Suggested things to carry:
PACK LIGHT, CARRY ONLY WHAT IS NECESSARY
- Personal medication (if any)
- Sweaters (Suggested)
- Strong backpack (Preferably water proof)
- Fresh pair of clothes for two days.
- Mosquito Reppellent Cream
- Water bottles (at least 2 liters of water)
- A torch with new batteries (must in case of emergency)
- You can carry Energy Food (Chocolate bars, flavored milk, Electrolyte drinks - Glucose etc.)
- Sunglasses, Sunscreen.
- Camera (Optional)
Read our Cancellation
Policy, just in case you have to cancel your participation.
Read our Refund Policy, in case we are forced to cancel this event.
Important points to be noted before registering.
For any clarification email us at [email protected] or call on +91 9611102222BMC Office Address: